Tag: law

Thompson Reuters is recruiting law reps

Thompson Reuters, providers of the excellent Lexis Library package, are recruiting student law database representatives for the coming 2020/21 academic year. As a student law representative, you would encourage the more effective use of TR legal services such as Westlaw UK,

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JustisOne – your new one-stop shop for legal research

Alongside HeinOnline, Lexis, and Westlaw, we are pleased to present our fourth and biggest yet law database: JustisOne. The latest addition to our law databases is the largest yet. JustisOne offers a comprehensive one-stop research platform for law, comprising case

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Additional help with Law databases and certification

Are you finding the thought of getting your head around Lexis Library and Westlaw UK a daunting task? Come along to the Library for weekly drop in clinics to get a sense of what is involved. These sessions provide an

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Introducing your Lexis Library (law eresource) student expert

We are excited to welcome a whole host of new Law students, as well as those lucky second-year Business Students about to start studying the law in their compulsory business law unit.  You will all be happy to hear that

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Farewell to the Linda Jones

Linda Jones was the law on all things OSCOLA and legal information related here at the University Library for years, providing a dedicated and caring presence for all and contributing to more meetings, project groups, and mentoring schemes than most

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Westlaw is migrating platforms and it’s time to rescue anything you saved to a folder!

On Monday 5 August, Westlaw will move to a new platform.   You will lose all access to the old Westlaw platform on 5 August. Any articles you may have saved to folders on the old Westlaw platform will also be lost on 5 August.  We regret that

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Enter the new Westlaw (5 August 2019)

As reported earlier this summer, Westlaw is changing.  While we hope you will enjoy the new interface, if only because you have very little choice in the matter, if you personalise your Westlaw account, there are number of things you

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Westlaw is changing

Westlaw is changing.  On Monday 5 August 2019, the Westlaw interface will change completely.  An early look by our Law subject team has suggested that there will be: Changes we are happy to see You will be able to highlight

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Landed with the law?

Are you one of those lucky students (usually studying Business) who has just been landed with a law unit and are now discovering they are expected to learn about legal information sources, the law, and a referencing system called OSCOLA? 

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OSCOLA referencing clinic for non-lawyers

If you are studying anything but Law and have questions about OSCOLA referencing, friendly library referencing experts are here to help you at a dedicated drop-in clinic this Thursday, 11 January, 12-2 pm in Library Seminar Room 2 (Room 0.26).

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